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The Need-To Read (178)

Three Lois Lowry:

1. Number the Stars.

2. The Giver.

3. A Summer to Die.


To indelve-

In “Son” published in 2012.


Number the Stars - Lois Lowry

“…and I want you all to remember – that you must not dream yourselves back to the times before the war, but the dream for you all, young and old, must be to create an ideal of human decency, and not a narrow-minded and prejudiced one.   366 more words


Five Looks On A Book

Because of our constant and unquenchable thirst for the written word, I’m generally on the lookout for new and exciting ways to structure “book reports”. I want my children to be comfortable retelling a story in their own words in many different formats. 308 more words


5 books I wish everyone would read

I’ve started my own weekly meme called 5 Books Friday!

It should be fun to do. I just hope I can keep it up. You can find future topics posted… 429 more words



By Stefani, Dylan, Jakob, Jessica and Maddison, Class of 2015


Dr. Cook’s Note: This is compilation of students citing textual evidence (three phrases each that were 3-5 words) about the theme survival from their literature circle novels — Milkweed, Number the Stars and Devil’s Arithmetic. 37 more words

Creative Writing


By Elizabeth, Cody, Olivia and Jocelyn, Class of 2019

If I could only get away

Still we have troubles

I suffer now

Sir, give me a piece of bread… 131 more words

Creative Writing

The Rundown- April '15

I really enjoyed my reads for April… and they were very different!

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster (new read)

To be honest, I’m not sure why I’ve never read… 474 more words